an athlete or horse that is especially strong or fast in the final stage of a race.
adjective, stretchier, stretchiest. 1. having a tendency to stretch, especially excessively or unduly. 2. capable of being stretched; elastic. 3. (especially of a pig) having a long body. adjective stretchier, stretchiest 1. characterized by elasticity
noun 1. an industrial town in NW England, in Trafford unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 42 103 (2001)
noun, plural strette [stret-ey] /ˈstrɛt eɪ/ (Show IPA), strettas. Music. 1. a concluding passage played at a faster tempo.
noun, plural stretti [stret-ee] /ˈstrɛt i/ (Show IPA), strettos. Music. 1. the close overlapping of statements of the subject in a fugue, each voice entering immediately after the preceding one. noun (pl) -tos, -ti (-tiː) 1. (in a fugue) the close overlapping of two parts or voices, the second one entering before the first has […]